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WALMART EXPANDS INHOME DELIVERY

Bentonville, Ark.-based Walmart is expanding its InHome delivery service to several new markets, nearly doubling its footprint. Now available in Miami, Tampa, Orlando, Dallas, Austin,

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KLLM ACQUIRES QUEST GLOBAL

Temperature-controlled truckload carrier KLLM Transport Services, Jackson, Miss., announced July 14 that it has acquired Quest Global Inc., a refrigerated transportation company based in Cartersville,

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THE GOLDEN EGG

Inflation and avian flu drove dollars up an eye-popping 39.1%, while units fell only 1.4%. And the premium segment continues to gain ground. Facing the

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NEW TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW

Here’s an overview from IRI of what’s happening, why, and what you need to do about it. High inflation. Low service levels. New consumer trends.

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WHERE’S THE PLANT-BASED?

New consumer research reveals shopper confusion that could be hurting your sales.  If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you

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Databank August 2022

TOP FROZEN During the 12 weeks ended June 12, sales of frozen foods in supermarkets, drugstores, mass merchants, military commissaries and select club and dollar

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BEAN GUM & CREAM CHEESE

Kraft Heinz is among many companies facing commodity shortages. In a recent call with securities analysts, the company noted that bean gum is a key

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IRI TO OFFER NEW PANEL INSIGHTS

IRI, the Chicago-based research firm, has launched the IRI OmniConsumer Receipt Panel, which will source receipt data from 120,000 active households where they shop. The

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PELTZ VS. BEN & JERRY’S?

Now that Nelson Peltz has gained a seat on the board of Unilever, observers think the activist investor may try to exert influence over the

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